Kaskaskia River 8-5

Discussion in 'ILLINOIS RIVERS TALK' started by riverrat85, Aug 5, 2007.

  1. riverrat85

    riverrat85 New Member

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    Did alittle fishin on the kasky this morning. didnt catch numbers but got a couple nice blues. left one is 9 lbs and the right is 15lbs. You cant see it in the pic but we also caught a 5 lb channel. all caught on live chub minnows.
     

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  2. riverrat85

    riverrat85 New Member

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    and here they are again. we quit by 8:30 because of the heat. i cant wait till fall!
     

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  3. fishnfwl

    fishnfwl New Member

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    Nice catch, were they sett'n in th holes or runnin flats? IF I may ask ya.
     
  4. deerhunter4

    deerhunter4 New Member

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    Good Job brother,
    Glad you are doing so well...I to am ready for fall...Just not winter...Travis we gotta hook up sometime buddy...I will have a second vacation at the end of August would love to do some fishing with ya then...Maybe after my trip with Tonto(Earl and Bethann) that would be awesome...Give me a buzz on the cell sometime and we will set something up...

     
  5. stickusmc

    stickusmc New Member

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    congrats those are some nice looking fish
    one of these days ill have my day and catch a biggun:smile2:
     
  6. riverrat85

    riverrat85 New Member

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    caught em along the flats. i dont think there is enough oxygen in the river right now for them to be that deep. Around 12 foot is where we did the best.
     
  7. riverrat85

    riverrat85 New Member

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    paul

    we should definetly hook up and catch some fish. you got my cell #??? if so just gimme a buzz and we'll give it a shot. me and bluecatnut are gonna try to hammer the blues at baldwin tonight. it takes more than 101 degree weather to slow us down lol ill post from the hospital and let ya all know how we did lol
     
  8. slikk03

    slikk03 New Member

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    yall are lucky to have blues down there i fish the kaskasy around the shelbyvill dam, were there are no blues, but at least we dont have asian carp up here they stop at the carliyl dam
     
  9. fishnfwl

    fishnfwl New Member

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    Yes, but there are some fine channle and flats up there
     
  10. big-muddy

    big-muddy New Member

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    nice lookin fish travis.
     
  11. lil kat

    lil kat New Member

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    some nice blues there Travis. Iwould like to catch some cats like that again it has been awhile for me. :tounge_out: congrats
     
  12. alands94

    alands94 Active Member

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    Nice job Travis! I'm hoping to hit the Kaskaskia this fall when things cool off a bit.